New MTA Program With Waze App Aims To Keep Cars Off Train TracksStarting Thursday, commuters will be able to get alerts at 10 Long Island Rail Road stations under the new pilot program.
Junkyard Fire In Westbury Snarling Some LIRR ServiceThe fire broke out Thursday morning on Hopper Street, sending smoke billowing over nearby Long Island Rail Road tracks.
LIRR Unveiling Service Enhancements To Several BranchesThe Long Island Rail Road is rolling out changes to its schedule and adding cars to some trains to help make the ride a little smoother.
LIRR To Unveil Service Enhancements To Some Branches, Including Montauk And Port JeffersonThe Long Island Rail Road has announced a timetables change that will go into effect Monday.
LIRR Says GPS Leading Drivers Onto Active Train TracksGPS apps are apparently causing more confusion around railroad tracks than people realized.
LIRR Helping Islip High School Junior In His Quest To Get Needed Kidney TransplantIt's a dream come true for a sick teenager, having the chance to tour Long Island's railroad and meet the people behind it. It may also help save his life.
NTSB Investigating Death Of Man At Lynbrook LIRR StationOfficials and family members are demanding answers about how a commuter died at a Long Island train station.
LIRR Trains Back On Schedule Following Switch Problem At Penn StationTrains on the Babylon, Hempstead, West Hempstead and Far Rockaway lines are now running on or close to schedule.
First Day On The Job For New LIRR PresidentPhillip Eng says he can relate to the complaints and frustrations of LIRR commuters because he is one.
'Mr. Eng:' LIRR Riders Tell New Transit Boss What They Want To See FixedThe Long Island Rail Road's new president takes over Monday, but he’s already getting directives from his bosses – long-suffering commuters in search of repairs and quicker rides.
MTA Appoints Phillip Eng As New LIRR PresidentPatrick Nowakowski is walking away from his position, effective Friday, after four years at the helm.
LIRR Train Hits Car On Tracks In Fiery Crash Near Mineola StationShortly before 8 p.m., a LIRR train struck a car that was stuck on the tracks at the rail crossing at Main Street and Willis Avenue near the Mineola station.